In Memory of




Obituary for Hosea A Cross

Hosea L. Cross (Rooster), 88 of New Britain, CT entered peacefully into eternal rest, Monday, April 11, 2022 at Autumn Lake Health Care, New Britain, Ct. Hosea was born in Alamo, GA. He was the son of Richard Cross and Willie Mae (Chappell) Cross. Hosea retired from Stiles & Reynolds Brick Co. He also served honorably in the United States Army. Rooster loved watching western movies, and he loved dogs; he always had a dog of his own. Hose loved his family and taking care of his four sisters. We will miss his laughter.
Hosea is survived by his two sisters, Rev. Mona McKenzie and Deaconess Lorraine Mitchner, both of New Britain. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Hosea was predeceased by his Mother, Father and two sisters, Lenora Cross and Dorthy Lakes. We like to thank Autumn Lake Health Care for the care they gave our brother through the years.
Funeral rites will be held, Thursday, April 21, 2022 from the Bethel Christian Church, 60 Tremont St, New Britain, Ct. at 11 am. Burial with full military honors will be in the Veterans Section, Fairview Cemetery, 120 Smalley Street, New Britain, Ct. Relatives and friends may call at the church from 10 to 11 am. The Pau; A. Shaker Funeral Home, LLC, 764 Farmington Avenue, New Britain, CT has charge of arrangements.